Coats Observatory Winter Viewing Night

Tuesday 12th December 2017 from 18:30pm to 21:00pm

Coats Observatory

Paisley Museum, Paisley, PA1 2BA


Description

Opening on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from November to the end of December these free events give visitors the opportunity to observe the wonders of the night sky up close through powerful telescopes. These events are free with no booking required (groups 10 or more please arrange before-hand). If observing cannot go-ahead due to weather conditions a presentation in the planetarium will be given instead.

- Event includes an astronomy related presentation or talk.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting


Corona virus

Please be aware that due to the Coronavirus it is likely that this event has been cancelled or postponed. If you are considering attending this event please double check with the event organiser directly to confirm. If this event is indeed affected the organisers will no doubt need your support in the future -- please do consider attending an event of theirs when possible! Thank you!


Organiser

This event is being organised by Coats Observatory who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Bookings

Please contact Coats Observatory directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

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